For those who missed out on the stunning lace book by Sharon Miller: weep no more. A completely revised and enlarged version has just been released; read the author's statement about the update in an image at left (Fall 2017).
Heirlom Knitting: A Shetland Lace Pattern & Workbook
Lace from Shetland has been described as “Knitting’s finest hour,” and is treasured around the world. Here is a wide-ranging book including history, techniques, practical tips and detailed information on design, and how to develop your own patterns. The 312 pages are divided into six sections: Introduction, Knitting Advice, Patterns (segmented into “Centres (sic), Borders, and Edgings" - marked for different skill-levels, Design, Projects, and Miscellany. The Projects include baby items, scarves, shawls, Stole and a full lace Christening Robe. Oversized. Softcover. Updated and Expanded.